Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association Blog

Race Report: Blue Skies at The Fallows

Photos by Jayne Bell (full set to follow) Results A record 109 runners turned out under deep blue skies in Rostrevor this morning. Undeterred by online entry they took their places at the forestry...

The Fallows: Race day info

117 of you crazy mothers have so far registered to run The Fallows. Anyone who has not registered can still register on the day All race fees are payable on the day £7/£8 (affiliated/not...

The Fallows – Online Registration Information

The Fallows is the second race in this years Podium4Sport NIMRA Championship. It is a medium length event based around Kilbroney Forest Park. The course highlights include the Badgers Claw, the Lollipop, the Zig...

NIMRA Junior Championship and Trial Race 2018

By Phil Hodge Distance: 5 miles Ascent: 300 metres The race takes place on April 14th at 12 noon. Cost: £3.00 Enter HERE The route Starting in Donard Park runners will follow the Donard...

Glenariffe 2018: Mud and guts

‘The only thing that was sticking runners to the ground was guts’ Fell running is a sport that has remained largely unchanged for the past 100 years. A bunch of hardy folks, dressed completely...

NIMRA Present Mourne Mountain Rescue with donation

Northern Ireland Mountain Running Association held a 5 mile trail race in Donard Park on Saturday 17th February. All contributions went to the Mourne Mountain Rescue and NIMRA were delighted with the generosity of...

Slieve Gullion race rescheduled for April 7th

Unfortunately the first victim of the Beast From The East is this weekends opening fixture on Slieve Gullion. The race director has decided to move this race for two reasons: – Hazardous nature of...

Warning! Mountain Racing Season Starts on Saturday

IMPORTANT: Slieve Gullion race rescheduled to April 7th due to weather warnings. The winter is coming to an end; All around the land racing snakes are putting the finishing touches to their diets; Months...

NIMRA MMR Donard Wood Trail Race

Report by Ian Taylor Photos by NIMRA dream team – Jayne Bell and Richard Cowan Jnr Photos here and here 17th February 2018 5 miles, 300 metres climb. Congratulations to winners Timothy Johnston and...